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1,189 students earned Practical Nursing degrees in Nevada in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Nursing & Nursing Assistants is the 4th most popular major out of a total 201 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in Nevada

Practical Nursing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1,189

Gender Distribution

In Nevada, a practical nursing major is more popular with women than with men.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NV Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of practical nursing majors in Nevada is as follows:

  • Asian: 12.2%
  • Black or African American: 10.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.1%
  • White: 39.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 13.5%
Nursing & Nursing Assistants Majors in NV Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Grads in Nevada

There are 9,450 people in the state and 2,152,650 people in the nation working in practical nursing jobs.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs Nationwide vs. NV

Wages for Nursing & Nursing Assistants Jobs in Nevada

A typical salary for a practical nursing grad in the state is $35,130, compared to a typical salary of $29,580 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in Nevada that offer practical nursing degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

493 Degrees in Major Awarded
34,169 Total Students

A typical student attending CSN will pay a net price of $6,752. 76% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

236 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,861 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,072. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

155 Degrees in Major Awarded
267 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $21,839. Of all the students who attend this school, 44% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

#4

Western Nevada College

Carson City
128 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,327 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 74% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 24% are considered full time.

126 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
3,451 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
165 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,200 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,688. 70% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
30,457 Total Students

The average student takes 4.98 years to complete their degree at UNLV. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $10,551. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

Nursing & Nursing Assistants Careers in NV

Some of the careers practical nursing majors go into include:

Job Title NV Job Growth NV Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 22% $34,060
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 19% $56,360

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to practical nursing.

Major Annual Graduates in NV
Nursing 1,742
Allied Health Services 1,175
Allied Health Professions 1,127
Health Sciences & Services 496
Health/Medical Admin Services 361
Dental Support Services 343
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 322
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 228

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